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Nkana striker Walter Bwalya’s NRC withdrawn as controversy over his nationality deepens

The Department of National Registration, Passport and Citizenship has withdrawn Super Division side Nkana striker Walter Bwalya’s national registration card (NRC). Registrar-general Mathews Nyirongo confirmed in an interview in Lusaka yesterday that since it has been established that Bwalya is from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), he cannot be in possession of an NRC. […]

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Stanbic team wins Safari Polo tournament

The Stanbic Bank-sponsored team emerged victorious at this year’s Safari Polo Tournament, with the bank celebrating its partnership with the Lusaka Polo and Hunt Club in bringing together fans and players of the fast-paced sport. The event was held at the Lusaka Polo Grounds in the Showgrounds on June 10-11, 2017 and featured a total […]

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Zesco humiliated in Angola

Zesco United have suffered a 3-0 loss in the CAF Confederation Cup at the hands of Angolan side Recreativo do Libolo. A brace from Julsy Kaya and a Fabricio Simoes penalty handed the Zambian side their second defeat in the campaign on match day four. Coach Zlatko Krmpotic’s men will be away to Smouha on […]

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U-20 Star Enock Mwepu joins Austrian side

Zambia U-20 Midfielder Enock Mwepu joins Austrian side Redbull Salzburg FC. He has announced the move in a brief statement below: I would like to officially say that I have left Napsa Stars to join Austrian side Redbull Salzburg FC where I will be teaming up with my brother Patson Daka. I am thankful to […]

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African champions Cameroon arrive in Moscow

African champions Cameroon touched down in Moscow this afternoon ahead of their third appearance in the FIFA Confederations Cup. The Indomitable Lions will open their campaign against Chile in the Spartak Stadium in the Russian capital on Sunday before facing Australia in Saint Petersburg on 22 June and current world champions Germany in Sochi on […]

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COSAFA president visits Zambia

Council of Southern Africa Football Associations (COSAFA) president, Dr Phillip Chiyangwa, has embarked on a tour of COSAFA member countries to inspect football progress. The COSAFA Chief will leave for Zambia today (13 June 2017), where he will meet the Football association of Zambia (FAZ) president, Andrew Kamanga and his executive committee on Wednesday. Dr […]

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The Chipolopolo boys ended South Africa’s 18-match unbeaten run after they came from behind to beat the hosts 2-1 in an international friendly match played at the Moruleng Stadium in Rustenburg on Tuesday. A Lebohang Manyama header had put Bafana Bafana ahead on 22 minutes after Kermit Erasmus had crossed in to put Zambia ahead. […]

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Chipolopolo face Bafana test

The Zambia national team will be back in action this evening in a match against South Africa at the Moruleng Stadium in North West Province. Zambia go in this match on the back of Saturday’s 1-0 loss to Mozambique in the Cameroun 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier while the Bafana Bafana are riding high […]

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Another U20 World Cup commentator riles Africans for deriding African football

England World Cup star Danny Mills has been accused of racism after claiming representing an African country in football is second rate to playing for a European nation, reports The Sun. Mills has been blasted after making a clumsy statement while co-commentating on England winning the Under-20s World Cup for the BBC. The former defender, […]

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England win U20 World Cup

Dominic Calvert-Lewin’s first half goal was enough to see England beat Venezuela and lift the 2017 FIFA Under-20 World Cup. England also had goalkeeper Freddy Woodman to thank as he saved a late Adalberto Penaranda panalty. Everton striker Calvert-Lewin broke the deadlock 10 minutes before the break in Suwon, the forward converting at the second […]

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